Duration: 11 nights/12 Days
Destinations Covered: Mumbai - Cochin - Munnar - Thekkady - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum - Mumbai
Day 01 - ARRIVE IN MUMBAI
Arrive in Mumbai via an international flight, available from almost all major cities of the world. Tropical Paradise - Kerala will assist you on arrival and guide you to your hotel. Take rest in the hotel so that you don't have jet lag.
Day 02 - MUMBAI
Early next Day, get set to unravel the enigmatic Mumbai during your Tropical Paradise - Kerala Tour of India. Take an excursion to the 1200 years old Elephanta Caves. The temples here are dedicated to Lord Shiva and are sculptural marvels.
With the Arabian Sea sprawling throughout the city, there are numerous beaches that deserve a visit. You can go to the Gateway of India and take a ride in the steamers as well. A visit to the biggest entertainment industry in the world - Bollywood - is a must.
Day 03 - MUMBAI - COCHIN
Next morning, take a flight to Cochin from Mumbai. On reaching Cochin, you will be taken to your hotel. Tropical Paradise - Kerala tour next entails a round of Cochin. It is a beautiful port city, considered to be a major trading center of the country. Palm-fringed beaches, picturesque islands, breathtaking landscapes, shimmering sunsets, palaces and churches - the beauty of Cochin will leave you spellbound.
Day 04 - COCHIN - MUNNAR
After a riveting Day in Cochin, take the surface route to Munnar. Better known as the summer resort of British rulers, this city is 1,600 meters above sea level. On arrival here, you will be guided to your hotel. You can then spend the leftover Day exploring Munnar. Rest in your hotel in the night.
Day 05 - MUNNAR - THEKKADY
Moving on from Munnar, we travel to Thekkady by surface. Check-in at your hotel in Periyar. A famous place amongst wildlife lovers, Periyar entices one and all. Tropical Paradise - Kerala tours ensures you have a boat ride in the Periyar Lake that lies in the center of the wildlife sanctuary. You will to see an amazing variety of animals and migratory birds here. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 06 - THEKADDY
In the morning, you can continue with your journey through wildlife. Then, we move on to a little town called Vandanmedu. This little town is the largest producer of Cardamom in the world. After this visit, you return to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 07 - THEKKADY - KUMARAKOM
Take an early breakfast and move to your next destination - Kumarakom - by surface. The beauty of this city is matchless - paddy fields, coconut grooves, mangrove forests, lilies floating over canals - all in one. Spend the night in your resort.
Day 08 - KUMARAKOM
This is just the right place to rejuvenate your senses and prepare yourself for the journey ahead. Tropical Paradise - Kerala gives you the opportunity of experiencing the famous herbal oil massages of Kerala. You can try your hand at boating, fishing and swimming as well. Overnight stay at resort.
Day 09 - KUMARAKOM - ALLEPPEY
After checking-out from the resort in Kumarakom register with a deluxe houseboat along Kerala's backwaters in Alleppey. A conglomeration of canals, lakes and rivers, this place leaves everlasting impressions. Rest in the houseboat for the Day and treat yourself to delectable seafood - Tropical Paradise - Kerala tours guarantees you will savor this taste for life. Spend a romantic and serene evening and night in the deluxe houseboat.
Day 10 - ALLEPPEY - KOVALAM
Move on from the deluxe houseboat and proceed to Kovalam by surface. This is the town of beaches. Check-in at your beach resort and relax for rest of the Day. This will leave you afresh for the next Day.
Day 11 - KOVALAM
After lazing around in the beaches of Kovalam, take a tour of Trivandrum, the capital city of Kerala. Also known as Thiruvananthapuram, the city is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva's serpent Anantha. Tropical Paradise - Kerala will take you through a guided tour of the city. A visit to various beaches, temples and museums is a must. Enjoy the night in your hotel.
Day 12 - TRIVANDRUM - MUMBAI - ONWARD DESTINATION
Next morning, you will be guided to the Trivandrum airport for a flight to Mumbai. On your arrival there, you will be assisted by Tropical Paradise - Kerala. Thereon, you can take the flight to your onward destination, taking back a plethora of enchanting memories.
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